Tag Archive 'Squamish Nation'

Appeared in North Shore News – September 17, 2010 Let’s get serious. Our family grocery bill for August was $1,091.25. And yours? My wife was shocked when she added up the figures. We have never budgeted. I always considered budgeting beneath the dignity of West Vancouver residents. Little levity there. But I genuinely can’t figure […]

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Originally appeared in North Shore News – September 3, 2010 I have no respect for a country that has no respect for itself. What do you call a country that knows queue-jumping alleged refugees are sailing toward it in a rusty ship and does nothing to stop it? Whose bureaucrats boast of the superb readiness […]

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Appeared in North Shore News – July 9, 2010 Vancouver allows chickens. But the biggest cluck in the city’s backyard is Mayor Gregor Robertson. With his trusty allies at his side — mountain-biker Health Minister and former transport minister Kevin Falcon, pedalling force behind the disastrous Spirit Trail whose effects are being visited on West […]

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In the April 2010 edition of the Literary Review of Canada, Christopher Moore wrote a piece entitled “The Calamity of Caledonia.” In response, I wrote a letter which appeared in part in the June 2010 edition and in full on the Literary Review of Canada’s website. The original piece by Moore can be found here: […]

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